Each year, the Young Alumni Board acknowledges outstanding alumni at its traditional Spring Awards Banquet. At that time, the Young Alumni Board also presents an incoming freshman undergraduate student with the Steve and Angie Smith Young Alumni Scholarship in the amount of $6,000. The scholarship is awarded to a student who 1) is a first-generation college student or represents at-risk and underrepresented student populations, 2)demonstrates financial need, and 3) will enhance the diversity of the student body at the University of Utah.
If you are planning to attend the University of Utah and you fit this criteria, make sure you apply for this scholarship by Monday, February 2, 2015.
U OF U ALUMNI ASSOCIATION: STEVE AND ANGIE SMITH YOUNG ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Deadline: February 2, 2015 at 5 pm
Application: Available from Mrs. Cartwright in the Counseling Center; preview application at Steve and Angie Smith YA Scholarship 2015-16 .
-Be an incoming freshman at the University of Utah for the 2015-16 academic year.
-Have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 in high school.
-Be a first-generation college student or represent at-risk and underrepresented student populations.
-Demonstrate financial need.
-Enhance the diversity of the student body at the U of U.
-Not be a current recipient of an athletic scholarship at the U of U.
-Be able to attend the Spring Awards Banquet on April 8, 2015.
-Application must include a letter of recommendation and a one- to two-page essay.